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Meaning of “sisterly” in the English Dictionary

"sisterly" in British English

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sisterlyadjective

uk   /ˈsɪs.təl.i/  us   /-tɚ.li/
feeling or ​behaving like a ​sister: I ​felt sisterly towards him, but I couldn't ​marry him.
(Definition of sisterly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sisterly" in American English

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sisterlyadjective

 us   /ˈsɪs·tər·li/
like or ​characteristic of a ​sister: sisterly ​love
(Definition of sisterly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sisterly”
in Chinese (Simplified) 姐妹般的,亲如姐妹的…
in Turkish kız kardeş gibi sevecen, kız kardeşe yakın, kız kardeşçe…
in Russian сестринский…
in Chinese (Traditional) 姐妹般的,親如姐妹的…
in Polish siostrzany…
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